Nike's head of diversity leaves amid review of corporate culture

2018-04-17 05:30

An official at Nike in charge of overseeing diversity and inclusion efforts has left the sportswear giant, bringing fresh upheaval to a company already grappling with misconduct among its executives.

BOOK REVIEW: Nike founder's tale proves the power of passion

2018-01-19 06:00

The story of Nike is about about an entrepreneur’s journey, and how one man took on the giants and won, says Ian Mann.

The #ParadisePapers data dump: What's been reported so far

2017-11-06 07:27

A new set of data taken from an offshore law firm again threatens to expose the hidden wealth of individuals and show how corporations, hedge funds and others may have skirted taxes.

Adidas gains ground on Nike's US home turf

2017-05-04 12:30

Adidas is racing ahead in the US with sales growth that’s outstripping archrival Nike as its namesake brand capitalise on the trend for retro and 'athleisure' fashions.

England and Nike strike mega kit deal

2016-12-14 12:29

Nike will continue to make England's kits until 2030 after the Football Association announced a new 12-year contract reported to be worth £400 million.

Nike stops making golf clubs, bags and balls

2016-08-04 12:37

American sports equipment maker Nike will no longer produce or sell golf clubs, bags or balls, it announced on Wednesday.

Nike shares fall after orders spark concerns about slowdown

2016-06-29 15:10

Nike shares have fallen in early trading after its sales and orders missed estimates, renewing concerns that competitors will hamstring growth.

Adidas' new 'Mr Perfect' faces hurdles

2016-01-19 21:30

Adidas' incoming chief Kasper Rorsted faces major challenges when he takes over as the global sports brand's new CEO.

Hoverboards get the green light in Austria!

2015-10-21 09:50

Hoverboards may have yet to make the leap from the Back to the Future movies to reality, but Austria's transport ministry has given them the green light anyway.

SHARE WATCH: Focus on 5 exciting small caps

2015-10-05 08:38

Overberg Asset Management analyst Kirk Swart looks at some exciting small-cap stocks in this week's five shares to watch.


Halep signs new sponsorship deal

2018-02-12 18:15

Australian Open finalist Simona Halep signs new sponsorship deal with Nike after playing without a sponsor in Melbourne

Nike vows to fix jerseys after shirts shredded

2017-11-08 10:24

Nike has vowed to fix issues with its NBA jerseys after a string of high-profile incidents which have seen shirts torn to shreds.

Nike declines after athletic giant gives bleak US outlook

2017-09-27 15:35

Nike shares have declined after the company squelched any hope of a quick turnaround at its ailing domestic operations.

Tiger on prowl at Desert Classic

2017-01-29 06:15

Former world number one Tiger Woods hopes for a change in fortunes as he will try to win the Dubai Desert Classic for a third time.

Win or not, Chiefs brand still strong

2016-12-11 06:11

Despite Amakhosi’s recent struggles on the field, their market value and television audiences remain high, writes Timothy Molobi.

Wimbledon players slam Nike's 'lingerie' dress

2016-07-01 11:52

For some Wimbledon female players, the new Nike dress that they are paid to wear just does not ‘do it’.

Nike, Adidas squeeze out rivals at Euro 2016

2016-06-09 08:41

Sports equipment giants Adidas, Nike and Puma are pushing rivals out of the market at European Championship finals.

PSG, Nike fined €5.5 million

2015-10-21 11:58

A French court has fined football club Paris Saint-Germain and sports giant Nike more than five million euros.

Big brands make Back to the Future a reality!

2015-10-21 07:19

Savvy brands from Pepsi to Toyota have rolled out gadgets and gimmicks tapping into Back to the Future nostalgia.

SHARE WATCH: Car makers in focus amid VW scandal

2015-09-27 14:40

The saying "drink Russian, drive German, wear Italian and kiss French" might need to be adjusted after Volkswagen got caught cheating on its emission tests.

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